Green Valley, AZ asked in Divorce and Collections for Arizona

Q: Divorce decree follow through...what to do if it's not being followed through with?

Ex-husband ordered to pay certain bill and now collection agency is calling me

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Randi Sirlin
Randi Sirlin
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  • PHOENIX, AZ
  • Licensed in Arizona

A: While I can't give you legal advice, I can give you information Your situation is what the Court calls a, "Post-Decree" matter.

I would get proof that he is not paying the bills, and file for Contempt of Court. If you file for Contempt of Court, it is important that you read the 2018 Arizona Rules of Family Law Court. You can find a copy of the Rules at azcourts.gov.

I hope this is helpful.

Thanks, Randi

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